The Hillsborough County scholar athletes

The Hillsborough scholar athletes are typically announced during an awards presentation. Because of COVID-19, the winners were revealed virtually this year. Each public school in the county picked a senior female and male student-athlete. The winners received a plaque and a $1,000 check. Alonso Alexis Gyselinck Sports: Flag football, soccer GPA: 7.0 SAT: 1,540 College: […]

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FHSAA cancels spring sports

For the first time in more than 100 years, the Florida High School Athletic Association will not hold season-ending tournaments or meets to crown a state champion in any spring sport.  The state’s governing body for high school sports announced Monday that spring sports (baseball, boys volleyball, boys weightlifting, flag football, lacrosse, softball, tennis and […]

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Cambridge Christian's Mikal Willeke

Megan Hughes, Mikal Willeke named to academic all-state team

The Florida High School Athletic Association announced the 24 student-athletes selections to the Florida Dairy Farmers Academic All-State Team. Two area seniors, Academy of the Holy Names’ Megan Hughes and Cambridge Christian’s Mikal Willeke, were each honored.  As academic all-state honorees, Hughes and Willeke will each receive a $1,700 scholarship along with a collective medallion. […]

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